Scheduled maintenance today starts at 5 a.m. PDT and lasts around six hours, so you should have time to get some reading done. You should also have time to watch the video above, and you should, because we're on Mars and that is awesome.
Hot new and features
- Check out our 5-second guide to the bosses of the Mists of Pandaria leveling dungeons.
- Jade Forest is once again open on the beta, and with it come new quests and storylines for both Alliance and Horde.
- Valor of the Ancients is a new buff that will increase valor point gain for your alts.
- In Mists of Pandaria, you'll be able to raise your own cloud serpent mount.
- We check out the Crypt of Forgotten Kings scenario over on the Mists beta.
- What A Long, Strange Trip It's Been no longer rewards Master Riding.
- Raids in Mists of Pandaria will be released in a staggered schedule, with none available right at launch.
- Some beloved faction-specific gear models make a return in the new Jade Forest.
- Alex starts you out right with a story of beginning pet battles.